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November 10, 2015
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February 27, 2014
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The original objective for Wise Use was to develop and test a framework for assessing the feasibility of Working for Water rehabilitation leading to wise use, through exploring the resilience and adaptive capacity of the socio-ecological system. The Wise Use of Wetlands Project works with communities to ensure that the rehabilitation of wetlands is sustainable. The project …

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January 27, 2014
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  The Securing Water to Enhance Local Livelihoods (SWELL) programme sought to to enable collaborative, participatory planning to increase water security for villagers in order that poor and vulnerable people have greater water and food security, improved income and better health, and so contribute to more robust and sustainable livelihoods. Central to the SWELL Programme was holistic …

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January 27, 2014
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The Save the Sand Programme (SSP) promoted the practices of Integrated Catchment Management and Land Care in South Africa, using the Sand River Catchment as a test case. The objective was to address the rehabilitation of the Sand River and its tributaries in a holistic manner through effective and integrated catchment management. The main themes of …

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January 27, 2014
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The Shared Rivers Initiative focused on collective action for improved water resource management. Initiated in 2007, this study was designed to answer one central question: ‘What factors enable or constrain achieving environmental flows in the lowveld rivers?”. By understanding theses underlying factors, a meaningful and tenable supportive programme drawing on research and practice could be designed …

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January 27, 2014
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